Some 40 Dead as Bus Overturns in Israel Fire, Spokesman Says

Dec. 2 (Bloomberg) -- A bus overturned during a forest fire outside the northern Israeli city of Haifa killing about 40 people, Zaka Rescue and Recovery Service spokesman Moti Bukjin said in a phone interview.

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